Fr. James Worsley

Ordained: 1972
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Boise ID

Accused in 1993 of molesting a boy for 4 years while assigned to St. Paul’s Catholic Center. Police investigated but no charges filed because statute of limitations had expired. Admitted the abuse. Left active priesthood in 1994. Laicized. Included on the diocese’s list of credibly accused in 10/19. It notes incidents occurring 1976-81 reported in 1992. Assignments at time of “incident(s)” were St. Mary’s in Caldwell, St. Paul’s Student Center in Boise and St. Augustine’s Student Center in Moscow.


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